Snapchat has this week published some new insights into how Snapchatters are feeling about the ongoing COVID-19 lockdowns, and the impact of the pandemic on society more broadly. Snapchat’s predominantly younger audience is in an interesting position here – while research shows that, in general, COVID-19 doesn’t affect younger people as severely as it does those in older brackets, […]
With the global COVID-19 shutdowns set to significantly impact Q2 2020 reports, Q1 may be the best true indicator we have for some time as to where the major social platforms are placed, and how their growth plans are actually panning out in a normal operating environment. On that front, Snapchat, and parent company Snap […]
As with all social platforms, Snapchat has been seeing a lot more usage of late, as people stuck inside amid the COVID-19 lockdowns seek an outlet and a means to stay connected with the world beyond their homes. This week, Snapchat has provided an update on the specific usage trends it’s seeing in its app, along with […]
Following a redesign in late 2017 that prompted some US users to leave the platform and stifled growth elsewhere, Snapchat is making a comeback. New features and a rebuilt Android platform are giving the social network new momentum. In its latest forecast on worldwide social network users, eMarketer has upgraded its estimates for Snapchat users […]
Snapchat has published a new research report, conducted in partnership with CASSANDRA, which looks at Gen Z shopping trends, including product discovery behavior and their expectations of brands. And while most of the findings are as you would expect, there are some relevant notes that marketers should take into consideration when looking to connect with the next […]
Those crazy Millennials and their Snapchats. Snapchat has this week published the latest version of its ‘Snap Chatter’ trends report, which highlights all the topics which saw significant increases in discussion volume within the app last month. Much of it is likely as you would assume – ‘National Sister Day’ was a key focus of discussion, […]
Following its unpopular redesign, Snapchat has been struggling to gain users in the US. As a result, eMarketer has significantly downgraded its growth outlook for Snapchat in its latest US social usage forecast. For the first time, Snapchat will lose monthly US users this year, with growth expected to flatten in 2020.